Pam Shriver

Tennis [player]
Born Jul 4, 1962

Pamela Howard Shriver, is a former American professional tennis player and currently a tennis broadcaster for ESPN. During the 1980s and 1990s, she won 133 top-level titles, including 21 women's doubles titles and one mixed doubles title at Grand Slam tournaments. She also won a women's doubles gold medal at the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul with Zina Garrison as her partner, although her usual doubles partner was Martina Navratilova.… Read More

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1962 Birth Born on July 4, 1962.


Shriver first came to prominence at the 1978 US Open where, as a 16-year-old amateur, she reached the women's singles final. … Read More


1984 22 Years Old Navratilova and Shriver formed one of the most successful women's doubles teams, capturing seven Australian Open, five Wimbledon, five US Open and four French Open titles. In 1984, the pair captured all four major women's doubles titles, i.e. the "Calendar Grand Slam." This was part of a record 109-match winning streak between 1983 and 1985. The pair were named the WTA Tour's "Doubles Team of the Year" eight consecutive times from 1981 through 1988 and won the WTA Tour Championships title ten times between 1981 and 1992. … Read More
1985 23 Years Old Shriver reached the world no. 1 doubles ranking in 1985 and held it briefly before relinquishing it again to her playing partner, Navratilova. … Read More
1986 24 Years Old 1 More Event
From 1986 to 1992, she played in 17 Federation Cup ties.


2002 40 Years Old In 2002, Shriver married actor George Lazenby.
2004 42 Years Old She gave birth to their first child, George, Jr., on July 12, 2004, and to twins, Kate and Sam, on October 1, 2005. The family lived in Brentwood, California. In August 2008, Shriver filed for divorce from Lazenby, for the end of the couple's six-year marriage. … Read More
2010 48 Years Old During Wimbledon 2010, James Blake admonished Shriver for disrupting play with her overly-loud commentary from the box situated above the court behind him. … Read More
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